IT Business


Mergers and acquisitions

China’s Lenovo expects IBM server deal to close this week

Company prepares for US market battle; CEO expects $5bn from x86 unit in first year

IT Business

Two thirds of firms benefit from social business initiatives

Survey shows companies growing in social maturity, adopting more social business tools

IT Business

Microsoft to ditch 'Windows'?

Speculation that Windows 9 may go with new name ahead of first preview event

Market research

ACN SALARY SURVEY: Tech training favoured above soft skilling

Respondents believe technology-specific training more valuable to career than PM, biz skills

Financial news

BlackBerry Q2 financials show signs of turnaround

Company sees strong performance in software, services, hardware

Law and regulation

Tim Berners-Lee calls for internet bill of rights for greater privacy

Web inventor says world needs an online ‘Magna Carta’

Financial news

Huawei to sink $4bn into fixed-line broadband

Company cites high-volume consumption such as 4K, big data, as reason for investment


Band plays world’s first concert with 3D-printed instruments

The concert took place at Lund University in Sweden

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